Revit OpEd: 2012 Central States Revit Workshop - Omaha, Nebraska

Revit OpEd

2012 Central States Revit Workshop - Omaha, Nebraska. If you are within driving distance of Omaha, Nebraska hopefully youve heard about the Central States Revit Workshop? Look forward to seeing you this weekend in the Omaha Metro! Revit OpEd.

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Synagogues in Omaha and New York get new lives after intense reconstruction

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A couple of years ago, Ruth Meints, Executive Director of the Omaha Conservatory of Music, got a notice from the organization’s landlord that the conservatory would have to vacate its space in a local community center by January 2016.

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Omaha, NE To Become One Of The Fastest Broadband Cities In America

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Downtown Omaha, Nebraska viewed from Hampton Inn at night. Ultrafast Internet speeds—up to one Gigabit per second (Gbps)—are coming to Greater Omaha, instantly elevating it to one of the fastest broadband cities in America. Greater Omaha Chamber President and CEO David G.

Midwest City Scoop: Construction Starts in Omaha

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Sharp Uptick Expected in Construction Starts in Most Sectors for Omaha Area

Fidelity Announces $20 Million Data Center in Greater Omaha

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Fidelity Investments has announced plans to construct a new $200 million data center in Greater Omaha. In efforts to create the most competitive business assistance package, the Greater Omaha Economic Development Partnership worked with Gov.

Facebook Chooses Silicon Prairie

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Capital Investment Daily News Data Centers Featured Nebraska Taxes & Incentives Employment Expansion Facebook nebraska Nebraska Department of Economic Development Omaha Public Power District Sarpy County Silicon Prairie Site Selection TechnologyThe social media giant is building a 970,000-square-foot data center campus in Papillion, NE, scheduled to be online in 2020.

Warp Drive in an Omaha Garage?

Collaborative Construction

The story linked below briefly describes the theory underlying the concept. Interesting work being done by Pares in his garage, that''s for sure. Building a Wrap Drive in a Garage There is a video interview with Pares at the end of the linked article Welcome to the Collaborative Revolution! James L. Salmon, Esq. Collaborative Construction 300 Pike Street Cincinnati, Ohio 45202 Summary of Services and James L.

Univ. of Nebraska-Omaha fire could prompt building code changes

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A dormitory fire at the University of Nebraska at Omaha that displaced with 42 students (but caused no injuries) could trigger local building code changes. The residence hall fire was the latest in a string of Omaha fires caused by discarded cigarettes.

Accelerate Live! talk: The data-driven future for AEC, Nathan Miller, Proving Ground

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. We call him the " other Oracle of Omaha.” Hailing from the great state of Nebraska, Nathan Miller has no formal training or education in computer coding—but don’t let that fool you. .

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Make a Company Logo for a Titleblock

CAD Shack

Now I am going to add a parameter to the text "Omaha" so I can turn it on and off based off which office this logo is attached to. First select the word Omaha. Name the parameter "Omaha", make it a type parameter and Group it under "Graphics". One for Omaha and one for Las Vegas.

SPORTS FACILITY GIANTS: New and renovated college sports venues - designed to serve students and the community

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Th e University of Nebraska Omaha’s hockey program has experienced modest success since its establishment in 1997, but last year marked the Crimson and Black’s first brush with the elite. The Mavericks reached the 2015 NCAA Frozen Four, the semifinal round of the NCAA Men’s Division I Ice Hockey Tournament

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New Grand Ocean International Opens North American Office In Omaha, NE

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New Grand Ocean International, a Chinese-owned agribusiness based in Thailand with operations throughout eastern Asia, held a grand opening ribbon cutting recently on its newest and only North American facility in Omaha.

DLR Group broadens its practice range and market penetration with addition of Westlake Reed Leskosky

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This is the second addition to its stable in the last 14 months for Omaha, Neb.-based In the latest chapter of the industry’s ongoing consolidation saga, two of the top 50 architecture/engineering firms, DLR Group and Westlake Reed Leskosky (WRL), are joining forces, bringing together companies with 1,000 employees in 26 locations worldwide. based DLR. In July 2015, it acquired SORG Architects, which works primarily in the Washington D.C.

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CAD Shack: New Favorite Error

CAD Shack

Thanks to Bob Beckerbauer from RDG Omaha for discovering this one. BIM Board of Omaha. Friday, August 17, 2012. New Favorite Error. It seems bad, but sounds cool. I just cant say what it means. Posted by. Todd Shackelford. at 12:11 PM. Email This BlogThis!

BIM Workshops Sessions and Data

Revit OpEd

The first was in Omaha (August), the second in Anaheim (September), the third in Phoenix (October) and I wasn't part of the fourth event in Honolulu. Indulging in a little historical review, the Omaha event is four years old now. It's founder, Carla Edwards, lived and worked in Omaha at the time. CAD's help they expanded the event to two cities; Omaha and Anaheim.and that brings us to this year, the event's fourth.

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Travelers Companies, Inc. Announces Data Center In Sarpy County, NE

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Additionally, Omaha Public Power District, Sarpy County and Travelers Companies, Inc. Plains Utilities arpy County Blog-Oct-2013 DED Omaha Public Power District Posted by Heidi Schwartz . The Travelers Companies, Inc.,

Concrete Truck Rolls Over, Killing Two

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A concrete mixer truck tipped over as it turned a corner in Omaha, Neb., It took two cranes two hours to lift the fully loaded truck off the vehicle, according to the Omaha World-Herald. The truck was from Consolidated Concrete of Omaha.

Silicon Prairie

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The primary focus of siliconprairienews.com is the Omaha-Kansas City-Des Moines triangle. you might want to switch to a route that connects in Des Moines or Omaha.

A Door's Life at Central States Revit Workshop

Revit OpEd

I''ll be presenting a session next Friday called "A Door''s Life" at the second annual Central States Revit Workshop.

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COVER STORY: Editors’ Location Picks

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Skilled Workforce Ready In Greater Omaha. Greater Omaha continues to attract business from a variety of growing industries. Access to an educated, skilled and motivated workforce is one of Greater Omaha’s key assets because it draws business to the area and spurs economic growth.

Reconstruction Awards: KETV-7 Burlington Station

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Leo A Daly led the reconstruction of the historic Burlington Station, Omaha, Neb. The 1898 Greek Revival train terminal, which was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974, had been abandoned for nearly four decades. The client, KETV-7, a Hearst Television–owned station, wanted a downtown location with quick access to the interstate system and sufficient ceiling heights to accommodate the technological upgrades the ABC affiliate needed to stay competitive

Level 3 Opens New Data Center In Herndon, VA

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Additional Premier Elite facilities are located in San Francisco and Omaha. Posted by Heidi Schwartz. Level 3 is a global provider of data, voice, video and managed services. Level 3 Communications, Inc.

CAD Shack: Vote for Autodesk University Classes

CAD Shack

The BIM Board of Omahas very own Tammy Rico, Cauitta Robeson, and Carla Edwards have all submitted to teach classes at AU this year. BIM Board of Omaha. Wednesday, May 19, 2010. Vote for Autodesk University Classes. Autodesk University Class Voting.

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CAD Shack: The New Nightmare 20 Years later

CAD Shack

BIM Board of Omaha. Wednesday, July 11, 2012. The New Nightmare 20 Years later. I was looking for something completely different, when in the company archives, I found a hard copy of a presentation by John F.

2013 Central States Revit Workshop Registration

Revit OpEd

Please let me encourage you to consider spending a couple days (August 15-16, 2013) at the Scott Conference Center in Omaha soaking up Revit information and wisdom. Registration for the next workshop opened 9 days ago, very sorry to be so slow to mention it. I attended and participated in a couple sessions last year. It was good fun, well worth your time and a great bargain.

Contractor of the Month: Aksarben ARS

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Aksarben ARS, Omaha, Nebraska, is CONTRACTOR's Contractor of the Month for November. Find out why we at CONTRACTOR magazine believe Aksarben ARS is a top-notch contractor. read more. Plumbing Contractor

CAD Shack: Revit Family Formula Examples and Tricks

CAD Shack

BIM Board of Omaha. Monday, January 23, 2012. Revit Family Formula Examples and Tricks. When creating formulas in a family it is helpful to have a go to list of examples. Here is mine. IF Statement. IF (Length < 30′, 2′ 6″, 4′).

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CAD Shack: Overriding Dimensions in Revit

CAD Shack

BIM Board of Omaha. Sunday, December 25, 2011. Overriding Dimensions in Revit. Say you are putting together a detail that has a dimension in it but for it to look appropriate, things really wont be to scale. What I am getting at, is that you want to put down a dimension that is wrong.

Where Are the Jobs? Survey Reveals U.S. Hiring Plans.

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Employers in Charlotte, NC; Omaha, NE; Albany, NY and Boise, ID expect to hire the most employees in the second quarter of 2016, according to the latest Manpower Employment Outlook Survey , released by ManpowerGroup.

ConAgra Foods Lamb Weston To Expand In Oregon

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ConAgra Foods, which currently has headquarters in Omaha, NE, will become Conagra Brands and move its corporate offices to Chicago. ConAgra Foods, Inc.’s s Lamb Weston business will expand operations at its facility in Boardman, OR.

CAD Shack: Everything about Revit Schedules

CAD Shack

BIM Board of Omaha. Tuesday, May 22, 2012. Everything about Revit Schedules. The Schedule tool is found on the View tab of the ribbon and includes five types of schedules; Schedule/Quantities, Material Takeoff, Sheet List, Note Block, and View List. Schedule/Quantities.

CAD Shack: Project Browser Gone in Revit

CAD Shack

BIM Board of Omaha. Saturday, November 06, 2010. Project Browser Gone in Revit. Twice this week I got a call from a user who had accidentally closed the Project Browser and they had no idea how to turn it back on. Good news! Its easy.

Honeywell announces building control systems "Contractor of the Year" Award winner at Momentum 2013 conference

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with offices in Lincoln and Omaha, NE and Clive, IA, has received Honeywell’s “2012 Contractor of the Year” Award. Honeywell announced that Engineered Controls Inc., read more. Management

Cover Story: New Energy Powers Growth

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USDA Rural Development Acting Undersecretary Doug O’Brien made the announcement on Vilsack’s behalf in Omaha, NE at the National Advanced Biofuels Conference. By Jenny Vickers and Jack Rogers. From the March/April 2014 issue.

CAD Shack: Pipe Fitting Tick Marks Too Big in Revit MEP

CAD Shack

BIM Board of Omaha. Friday, February 18, 2011. Pipe Fitting Tick Marks Too Big in Revit MEP. While piping up a particularly tight area a person on our team blurted out that the pipe fitting symbology is just too big. This job was being done in Revit MEP in single line.

CAD Shack: Project BIMbo

CAD Shack

As the Founder and President of the BIM Board of Omaha (commonly known as BIMbo), Imagine my surprise this morning when reading Zach Krons blog Buildz and seeing the image below. BIM Board of Omaha. Tuesday, June 07, 2011. Project BIMbo.

Holder, OSHA Protect Nebraska Construction Workers

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Department of Labor''s Occupational Safety and Health Administration have established a strategic partnership to protect and educate workers on construction hazards during the building of the Oasis Data Center Project in Omaha. Holder Construction Group LLC and the U.S.